Diabetes sugar


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Diabetes sugar (Med. Chem) a variety of sugar (grape sugar or dextrose) excreted in the urine in diabetes mellitus; -- the presence of such a sugar in the urine is used to diagnose the illness.
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In literature:

The presence of grape sugar or glucose indicates the disease known as diabetes.
"A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
He treated me for Sugar Diabetes, while the rest said I had inflammation of the bladder.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
In the case of diabetes mellitus, the amount of sugar in the ration must be materially reduced.
"Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
A Greek (male) of 48, diabetic for two months, entered Jan. 14, 1915, with 3.8% (65 grams) of sugar and moderate acetone reaction.
"The Starvation Treatment of Diabetes" by Lewis Webb Hill
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
Sugar in the urine may follow inhalation of chloroform or an attack of cholera, as well as diabetes mellitus.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various

In news:

Diabetics must monitor their blood sugar .
The single-day test also has lower blood-sugar thresholds for triggering a diabetes diagnosis.
So just as a university would admit more students by lowering its SAT scores, doctors will identify more women with gestational diabetes under the test's lower blood-sugar threshold.
A diabetic patient displays her insulin supplies and blood sugar level-testing device in downtown Los Angeles.
But even if you aren't a diabetic, everyone experiences a rise and fall in their blood sugar , depending on what they have had to eat or drink.
Dogs are trained to identify when a diabetic boy is having issues with his blood sugar .
Dogs in Minnesota are being trained to smell low blood sugar in diabetics.
Nicotine Triggers Blood Sugar Boost in Smokers With Diabetes.
Once fully trained, these dogs can alert not only their owners, but also any other diabetes sufferers whose body scent indicates a low- blood-sugar problem.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning diabetes patients that certain blood sugar tests can give inaccurate results in patients taking other medications.
It used to be that only diabetics had to worry about their blood sugar , but not anymore.
Livingston Visiting Nurse Association will hold Diabetes Classes to introduce basic information regarding diet, medication, exercise, blood sugar monitoring, new developments and common problems.
The growing field of diabetic -alert dogs that save their diabetic owners' lives by sniffing out when blood sugar levels get out of whack.
If your blood sugar level first becomes too high when you are pregnant, you have gestational diabetes .
A Penny-Per-Ounce Tax On Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Would Cut Health And Cost Burdens Of Diabetes Wang et al .